Chris Wong Won P.K.A. Fresh Kid Ice of 2 Live Crew has passed away at the age of 53.
According to TMZ, Ice died in a Miami hospital Thursday, July 13, due to an undisclosed medical condition.
Ice founded 2 Live Crew along with DJ Mr. Mixx and Amazing Vee in 1984. The trio later linked up with Uncle Luke when they signed to his record label.
The group shot to worldwide fame with the release of the album “As Nasty As They Wanna Be” in 1989. The disc featured the hit song, “Me So Horny.”
Luke mourned the loss of his friend via Twitter this morning.
“My Condolence goes out to the family Chris Wong Wong Fresh Kid Ice of the 2 Live Crew who just passed away people we lost a legend,” Luke wrote.
Rest in peace, Fresh Kid Ice.